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Top (L to R): Antonio Hart, Carl Allen, Christian McBride, Roy Hargrove, Benny Green. Bottom (L to R): Marlon Jordan, Tim Warfield, Mark Whitfield Ken Franckling /Jazz Times hide caption

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The Modern All-Stars: A Newport Jazz Festival Special

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International Jazz Day is the culmination of Jazz Appreciation Month, which draws public attention to jazz and its extraordinary heritage throughout April. Courtesy of International Jazz Day hide caption

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Evgeny Pobozhiy, winner of the Herbie Hancock International Jazz Guitar Competition, performing at the Kennedy Center on Dec. 3, 2019. Steve Mundinger/Courtesy of the Hancock Institute hide caption

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Kamasi Washington, left, and Herbie Hancock. The jazz luminaries have announced they will be going on tour together this year. Photo of Kamasi Washington: Getty Images. Photo of Herbie Hancock: courtesy of the artist. hide caption

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Photo of Kamasi Washington: Getty Images. Photo of Herbie Hancock: courtesy of the artist.

Herbie Hancock, performing during the Thelonious Monk Jazz Trumpet Competition on November 9, 2014 in Los Angeles. The Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz, which presents these competitions, will change its name to the Herbie Hancock Institute of Jazz. Michael Tran/FilmMagic hide caption

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Miles Davis poses at the side of stage during the Newport Jazz Festival. David Redfern/Redferns hide caption

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08Gingerbread Boy

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    Gingerbread Boy
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    Miles Davis At Newport 1955-1975: The Bootleg Series Vol. 4
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    2015

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Herbie Hancock's new memoir is titled Possibilities. Jessica Hancock/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Herbie Hancock: 'On A Path To Find My Own Answer'

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Music From Death's Doorstep: A Conversation With Flying Lotus

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Assisted Listen: Herbie Hancock's 'River'

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Not My Job: Herbie Hancock

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Michael Brecker's 'Pilgrimage'

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Jazz Great Brecker: A 'Pilgrimage' Before Dying

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